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Teaching Assistant Professor

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please note, you will be required to attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a separate document containing contact information for three professional references. In addition, as attachments one and two, please attach a summary of administrative and teaching experience and a summary of teaching development activities.

Posting Details

Posting Information

Vacancy Type Non TT Faculty
Is Internal Transfer Only No
Working Title Teaching Assistant Professor
Salary Range
Anticipated Hiring Range Commensurate with education and experience
Position Number 00104191
Work Schedule 40 hours a week, schedule TBD
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.00
Department 170601 - Physics
Department Physics
Job City & State Raleigh, NC
Primary Function of Organizational Unit

The Department of Physics is currently composed of thirty eight tenured/tenure-track faculty who perform creative, highly visible research in fundamental and applied science. Our faculty blend fundamental physics and applications, theory and experiment, and integrate research and innovative teaching to create a vibrant intellectual atmosphere within a welcoming and collegial environment.

Essential Job Duties

The successful candidate will: teach introductory Physics courses; course administration for introductory physics; supervise laboratory sections; mentor, recruit and/or perform other roles shaped by the strengths and interests of the individual.

Other Work/Responsibilities
Minimum Education/Experience

Requires a Ph.D. in Physics or a related discipline.

Degrees must be conferred by start date.

Departmental Required Skills

Experience teaching Physics courses and a documented commitment to teaching excellence.

Excellent communication skills.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

N/A

Required License or Certification

NA

Special Instructions

Please note, you will be required to attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a separate document containing contact information for three professional references. In addition, as attachments one and two, please attach a summary of administrative and teaching experience and a summary of teaching development activities.

Job Open Date 03/23/2017
Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
04/06/2017
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Proposed Hire Date 08/16/2017
AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn of this opportunity?
    • NCSU Website
    • NCSU Executive Search Services
    • Monster.com
    • CareerBuilder.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
    • Job / Career Fair
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Journal
    • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
    • Professional Organization
    • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
    • NCSU Employee Referral
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
    • Other
  2. * If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you (or will you by start date) possess a Ph.D. in Physics or a related discipline?
    • Yes, I possess a Ph.D. in Physics or a related field
    • Yes, I will possess a Ph.D. in Physics or a related field by start date
    • No, I do not possess a Ph.D. in Physics or a related field and will not by date of hire
  4. * Do you have experience teaching Physics courses?
    • Yes
    • No

Application Materials Required

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Other Document (1)
  3. Other Document (2)
  4. Contact Information for References
  5. Cover Letter
Optional Documents